By: Russ Horn (CISA, CISSP, CRISC)
Publication: Nebraska Banker , January/February 2017
There has been a lot of attention on website ADA compliance over the past few months. Several community banks have received demanding letters from law firms alleging the bank is violating the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Purportedly these letters claim that unless the bank modifies its website to meet the World Wide Web Consortium’s Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG), the bank will continue to violate ADA. So, what does this mean? Let’s take a look at some common questions banks are asking about ADA compliance.
What is ADA compliance?